Quiz Me! - People: World War II

Test your knowledge about people in the World War II era.

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This person commanded the Pacific Fleet during World War II

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As the thirty-fourth President of the United States, Dwight D. Eisenhower established which of the following?

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This individual commanded the Third Army at the Battle of the Bulge. He ultimately ordered his forces to turn around to relieve American troops who had been surrounded by German forces.

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This US   President issued Executive Order 9066 authorizing forced internment of Japanese-Americans which was later upheld as constitutional by the Supreme Court in Korematsu v. United States.

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This United States President graduated from West Point and later achieved the highest ranking position in the American Army.

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After his troops were initially defeated fighting in the Pacific, who made the famous statement, “I shall return”?

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This person once said, “You get more joy out of giving to others, and should put a good deal of thought into the happiness you are able to give.”

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For his bravery as a First Lieutenant in World War II, Vernon Baker was awarded all of the following except:

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This group was instrumental in keeping United States military communication safe from the Japanese in World War II

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George Marshall served the United States militarily and diplomatically. Which of the following is not an accomplishment of George Marshall?

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